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Old 08-14-2017, 11:56 AM
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Originally Posted by jvcstone View Post
I have a feeling that bitcoin etc are just digital forms of fiat currency--worth only the faith put into them by the issuers and users.
I heard a piece on NPR a few months ago: experts anticipate a rise in value over the short term, but then probable collapse as people realize they have no intrinsic value.

Watcha gunna do when the internet goes down in a real SHTF situation? Even gold may not have a value then. Better to be invested in barterable ( ? is that a word) skills, tools, supplies & materials.
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